Adjunct-Graduate Nursing Adjunct Faculty(Applicant Pool)

Employer
Husson University
Location
Bangor, ME

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Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Position Type
Adjunct
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Description

Husson University in Bangor, ME, has been transforming student's lives for over 100 years. We do this by inspiring and preparing students for professional careers in current and emerging fields as part of an education informed by the sciences and humanities. Husson has helped thousands of students to benefit from the transformative power of education. We're committed to making the strategic decisions now that will allow us to continue transforming lives well into the future. Husson University seeks to attract world-class adjunct faculty to enrich the education experience of our professionally-motivated students. Husson is committed to building a culturally diverse part-time and full-time faculty dedicated to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, scholarship, and professional exprience. This job description should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of the position. Tasks may be added, deleted or altered as organizational needs evolve, and employee may be required to follow any other instructions, and to perform any other related duties, that may be required by their supervisor.

Examples of Duties

Husson University is seeking to add enthusiastic individuals to the adjunct pool to teach courses in our online Master of Science program in Nursing. Our programs are Nurse Practitioner tracks specializing in Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. Courses are online and run for 15 weeks. Candidates with demonstrated experience an professional experience in the following are encouraged to apply:
Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics
Advanced Health Assessment
Advanced Pathophysiology
Evidence Based Practice
Strategy and Analysis of Organizational Process
Healthcare Information and Technology
Adult-Gerontology Acute Care
Primary Care
Care of Women, Infants and Children
Psychiatric Nursing

Typical Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess a Doctoral or Master’s degree in nursing and a minimum of five year's experience. Compact License is preferred. Experience with online learning. Requires the ability to effectively communicate subject matter to others. Experience with teaching online using the Course Management system Canvas is desirable. Adjuncts work remotely and spend significant time at a computer. Ability to efficiently operate a personal computer and associated software(Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.). Strong organizational and time management skills. Personal commitment to providing quality online education. May consist of on-campus trainings at Bangor campus 1-2x per year for professional development as needed.

Supplemental Information

Husson University's Online Adjuncts teach remotely and must have daily access to high-speed internet and a computer(with camera) with an operating system of Windows or Apple OS.
Safety Standard
Each employee shall use care in the performance of duties and act in a manner that will assure maximum safety to themselves, fellow employees, and the public. All unsafe conditions, accidents and injuries shall be reported immediately to the supervisor.

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Mission Statement:

Husson University inspires and prepares students for professional careers in current and emerging fields within the context of an education informed by the sciences and humanities.

The University
Located in beautiful Bangor, Maine, Husson University is a small school that makes a big impact. With 3,400 undergraduate and graduate students and an average class size of 18, Husson University prides itself on being an institution where everyone focuses on the student. Our students are more than just a number here at Husson.

We have a long-standing commitment to providing affordable and accessible education. Our faculty members are some of the leading experts in their fields. They include Fulbright scholars and numerous leaders of honorary and professional societies.

Husson University dining hallWe have a strong focus on experiential learning. In fact, U.S. News & World Report ranked Husson as one of the top 10 institutions in the country for student participation in internships. (2013 and 2014)

Combined, these attributes have made Husson the “University of Choice” for professional careers in current and emerging fields where students succeed, experiential learning is championed and global understanding is promoted. All of our programs are designed to help students achieve career success. With 54 degree programs and 10 graduate professional programs to choose from, you’ll find Husson graduates in organizations devoted to business, information technology, criminal justice, hospitality, education, healthcare, communications, pharmacy and much more.

Our warm, welcoming campus community is part of Maine’s third largest city. Bangor is located along the banks of the Penobscot River and is part of the Maine Highlands. It offers local residents the perfect balance of arts, culture, shopping, dining, and entertainment, in a town with one of the lowest urban crime rates in America. Husson is easy to access from I-95 and Bangor International Airport.

And if you love the great outdoors, Husson offers you four seasons of adventure. Acadia National Park, Baxter State Park, Moosehead Lake Region, and the Camden Hills area are all just a short drive away. Everything from a relaxing day at the beach, to a thrill-packed mountain bike ride in fall foliage, to world-class skiing, is within reach.Husson University dining hall

If career growth and quality of life are important to you, and if you have a passion for educating the next generation of leaders by transforming students’ lives, then we invite you to learn more about Husson University.

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